Property SABS 1935:2004 ASTM D6751 EN 14214
Ester content, % mass fraction, min 96,5 - 96.5
Density at 15 *C, kg/m3 860-900 - 860-900
Kinematic viscosity at 40 *C, mm2/s 3.5 - 5.0 1.9 - 6.0 3.5 - 5.0
Flash point, *C, min 120 130 101
Sulfur content, mg/kg, max 10 - 10
Sulfur (S15) - 15.0 ppm maximum -
Sulfur (S500) - 500 ppm maximum -
Carbon residue (on 10% distillation residue), % max fraction, max 0.3 0.050 maximum Wt % 0.3
Cetane number, min 51.0 47.0 51.0
Sulfated ash content, % mass fraction, max 0.02 0.020 maximum Wt % 0.02
Water content, % mass fraction, max 0.05 - 500 mg/Kg maximum
Water and Sediment - 0.050 maximum Vol. % -
Total contamination, mg/kg, max 24.0 - 24.0
Copper strip corrosion (3h at 50*C), rating, max Class 1 No. 3 maximum Class 1
Oxidation stability, at 110 *C, h, min 6 3 6
Acid value, mg KOH/g, max 0.50 0.50 0.50
Iodine value, g of iodine/100g of FAME, max 140 - 120
Linolenic acid methyle ester, % mass fraction, max 12 - 12
Polyunsaturated (>4 double bonds) methyle esters, % mass fraction, max 1.00 - 1.00
Methanol content, % mass fraction, max 0.20 0.20 maximum Wt % 0.20
Monoglyceride content, % mass fraction, max 0.80 - 0.80
Diglyceride content, % mass fraction, max 0.20 - 0.20
Triglyceride content, % mass fraction, max 0.20 - 0.20
Free glycerol, % mass fraction. Max 0.02 0.020 maximum Wt % 0.02
Glycerol – Total - 0.240 maximum Wt % 0.25 %(m/m) maximum
Calcium and Magnesium - 5 ppm maximum -
Cloud Point - 2500 Report in °C -
Cold Soak Filterability - 360 maxF Seconds -
Distillation-Atmospheric Equivalent Temperature 90% Recovery - 360 °C maximum -
Phosphorus Content mg/Kg maximum - 0.001 Wt % or 10 ppm 10.0 mg/Kg maximum
Sodium and Potassium - 5.00 ppm maximum 5.00 mg/Kg maximum